The God Dagan in Bronze Age Syria (Culture and History of - download pdf or read online

By Lluis Feliu, Watson Che

ISBN-10: 9004131582

ISBN-13: 9789004131583

Topic of this e-book is the god Dagan (biblical Dagon), the important deity of the center Euphrates sector. Lluis Feliu, conscientiously analysing the resources from Ebla and Mari for the 3rd millennium, from Mari for the previous Babylonian interval and from Emar and Ugarit for the center Babylonian interval, right here supplies a meticulous diachronic survey of the divine topic. a last bankruptcy summarizes the implications in describing the nature of Dagan, his starting place and his zone of effect. Of specific curiosity to Assyriologists, to biblical students and to comparative religionists.

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WESTENHOLZ, ARES 1 102. 192 a-TAG x (DÚB)-BE: ARET 3 467 obv. iii 6. M. KREBERNIK PET 73; for the reading T A G x o f the sign DÚB cf. PET 12 with bibliography. 193 BE-da-mu: ARET 1 30 obv. viii 6. 2 14 ν 13. 3 972 and 2; MEE 10 26 rev. iii 4'; MEE 12 19 obv. ν 3 (iur x (ELLes 199)-ub k> ). Most scholars consider {d)Dāmu to be a separate god (cf. P. MANDER, MROA 2/1 55 with bibliography on dāmu in Ebla). -M. DURAND has correctly explained dāmu as a simple term of relationship used in the onomasticon cf.

PETTINATO, OA 18 (1979) 113; D. PRECHEL, Išbara 15 and specially A. , where all the priests documented in the texts from Ebla are listed. 135 ARET 9 82 rev. iv 3-7; cf. also 95 obv. iv 4-10; ν 1-6. Cf. F. POMPONIO - P. XELLA, DE 77. 136 ARET 4 7 obv. vii 21-23: in u 4 / s i k i 1 / é e η 'on the day of the purification of the king's house'. 137 Cf. P. M ANDER, MROA 2/1 61. 138 Cf. above η. 47. 139 Cf. above η. 112. 140 Cf. J. ; CSI 22. 141 Cf. 2233 obv. 5 kg of silver as a gift for the king of Nagar during the n a m - k u 5 ceremony in the temple of d BE of Tuttul, cf.

166 1. ) du-ub*' 2. Il-Dagan d u m u - n i t a e n du-ubkI. 3. 1štamarDagan d u m u - n i t a e n du-ubkl. 167 1. Enna-Dagan 2. Iptur-Dagan n a r - t u r/m a b· (Cf. A. ARCHI, ARES 1 276). Of course, one would expect more people from Ebla within this onomastic corpus, but we have only recorded PNN that are clearly marked as such in the texts. 168 Isukum-Dagan. 169 Enna-Dagan gàr-mukl. Una-Dagan gi-li-šu*'. ) bal-sum*'. 172 Enna-Dagan na-sin na-siu š u - d ug £wr s (ELLes 199)-ub*'. 173 Enna-Dagan du-du-lu*'.

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